Bill entitled an Act to amend the law relating to the misuse of drugs and for those purposes to amend the Misuse of Drugs Act 1977 to criminalise the purchase of a controlled drug from a child and to criminalise the act of causing a child to be in possession of a controlled drug for sale or supply and to provide for related matters.

Last updated: 14 Jan 2020

Sponsored by: John Curran

Source: Private Member

Originating House: Dáil Éireann

History of this Bill

The Bill lapsed with the dissolution of the Dáil and Seanad

14 Jan 2020

Dáil Éireann
Seanad Éireann
  • Dáil First Stage

    4 Dec 2019

    Dáil First Stage

    The Bill is initiated or presented to the House

    4 Dec 2019

    Completed

  • Dáil Second Stage

    4 Dec 2019

    Dáil Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

    4 Dec 2019

    Completed

  • Dáil Third Stage

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    Dáil Third Stage

    The Bill is examined section by section and amendments may be made (Also known as Committee Stage)

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    Future Stage

  • Dáil Fourth Stage

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    Dáil Fourth Stage

    Amendments arising out of Committee Stage are considered (Also known as Report Stage)

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    Future Stage

  • Dáil Fifth Stage

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    Dáil Fifth Stage

    Final statements on the Bill are made and it is set down for Second Stage in the Seanad (Also known as Final Stage)

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    Future Stage

  • Seanad First Stage

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    Seanad First Stage

    The Bill is deemed to have passed Seanad First Stage

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    Future Stage

  • Seanad Second Stage

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    Seanad Second Stage

    The general principles of the Bill are debated

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    Future Stage

  • Seanad Third Stage

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    Seanad Third Stage

    The Bill is examined section by section and amendments may be made (Also known as Committee Stage)

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    Future Stage

  • Seanad Fourth Stage

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    Seanad Fourth Stage

    Amendments arising out of Committee Stage are considered (Also known as Report Stage)

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    Future Stage

  • Seanad Fifth Stage

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    Seanad Fifth Stage

    Final statements on the Bill are made (Also known as Final Stage)

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    Future Stage

  • Enacted

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    Enacted

    The Bill is signed into law by the President

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    Future Stage

 

4 Dec 2019

As Initiated

Misuse of Drugs (Amendment) Bill 2019

Debates

11 Dec 2019

Dáil Éireann

Misuse of Drugs (Amendment) Bill 2019: Second Stage [Private Members]

4 Dec 2019

Dáil Éireann

Misuse of Drugs (Amendment) Bill 2019: First Stage